Career Opportunities

Many exciting career opportunities are available for lawyers, legal support staff and business services professionals. We aim to recruit and retain high calibre talent that is engaging, collaborative and friendly.

To learn more about current opportunities at Cornwalls, please refer to the available positions below.

If you are successful in gaining employment at Cornwalls, you will participate in a structured induction program; we are committed to giving you the best start at the firm.

CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Lawyers

Cornwalls offers challenging and rewarding opportunities for lawyers in a range of practice areas. We also offer significant prospects for career progression.

BANKING & FINANCE LAWYER – MELBOURNE

  • Open to Lawyers, Associates and Senior Associates
  • Practice has an extensive reach in the national market, also extending overseas to NZ
  • Corporate finance transactional work

COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE – MELBOURNE

  • Lawyer 3 years PAE +
  • Conducting a variety of general commercial litigation and insolvency matters in the various courts
  • Appearing in court as an advocate and instructing counsel
  • Instructing in mediations and conducting negotiations

PRECEDENT LAWYER – MELBOURNE

  • Deliver operational excellence across the firm by embedding best practice precedent suites across all practice areas
  • Autonomous and flexible role
  • Encourage knowledge sharing and work with document management and document automation systems
  • Create new precedents, while reviewing and updating existing precedents

CORPORATE LAWYER – MELBOURNE

  • Advising on ECM transactions
  • M&A Transactions
  • Opportunity to work in a leading practice, with exposure to great clients
  • Excellent drafting and analytical skills

PROPERTY, SENIOR ASSOCIATE – MELBOURNE

  • Residential and commercial projects
  • Drafting and advisory work
  • Client management and the ability to develop new relationships
  • Playing an instrumental part in the growth of the development practice

PROJECT SERVICES LAWYER – MELBOURNE

  • Telecommunications leasing
  • Lease negotiation and execution
  • Drafting of leasing documentation
  • Lodgement of leases for registration through PEXA

Support Staff / Law Clerks

LAW CLERK – MELBOURNE

  • Assisting with the management of debt recovery files
  • Managing over 150 matters at any given point in time
  • Preparing court documentation in all jurisdictions on a national basis
  • Client billing and invoice management
  • General administration duties

CORPORATE & FINANCE LAWYER – SYDNEY

  • Lawyer (2-4 years)
  • Advising decentralised finance platforms, crypto platforms and fintech businesses
  • Equity investments and foreign investment
  • Regulatory and compliance issues
  • M&A Transactions

To apply for any advertised positions or for expressions of interest for future employment, please submit your covering letter and cv to:

Email Melbourne
Email Sydney
Email Brisbane